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It is a little over two years since I officially finished work and I have tried to record all of my travels and events so that I will always have a good memory of them. Sometimes I also try to reflect on what I have done or the countries that I have lived in since October 2012. It is amazing for me when I look back that in the past 24 months I have worked for 11 months and had 13 months off. For me the off time has allowed me to travel and visit friends and ...
... this a.m. at the Johannesburg OR Tambo airport. The weather upon arrival was great--bright blue skies and tropical temperatures. After a short shuttle ride, we checked into this airport hotel for a brief overnight stay. It is directly under the flight path. We don't care because we're half dead. Anyway, we'll be getting picked up in the morning for the journey to Kruger Nat'l Park.
Since we arrived so early, we ...
... hands on a bottle!
On Monday, we went to what is essentially a housewives convention with Cora. Every housewife (if you’re allowed to say that word these days) in Pretoria (and Pretoria has money) has dolled herself up and come out to this market. There are crafts and elegancies from all over and we walked around to every stall. We bought a few little gifts for friends and a gourmet salt grind for ourselves for the rest of our ...
... Ferguson , and his equally wonderful, (though much prettier)wife Kay. They own the neighbouring big property…. also on the bank of the Limpopo. A few months ago Ian was almost killed by a hippo which attacked him when he was walking along the river bank. (Ending up between a hippo and the river is dangerous.) He was knocked down and bitten… large wounds on back and arms, and was saved by his Jack Russell who distracted the beast long enough for Ian ...
... was no longer vacuum sealed. Nothing seems to be missing – thank goodness I kept my valuables with me but the thought of someones hands in my clothes is a bit distasteful. I was puzzled with the locks still on and only the top layers seemed to have been moved but someone here told me that thieves use a special tool to unzip the bag and then rezip it without touching the locks – which is why they can only get into the top layers. They had attempted to repack ...